Tuesday, June 22, 2021

National

VP Touray Points Out Gender Gaps in Extractive Industry

By Foroyaa Reporter Gambian Vice President Dr Isatou Touray recently returned from Senegal where she attended the Africa Platform for Women Empowerment and where she...

GRA Urges Commercial Vehicle Owners to Pay their Taxes

By: Kebba AF Touray A press release from the Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) on Monday 31st May 2021, urges all commercial vehicle owners and drivers to...

IEC Chairperson Encourages Gambians to Register

In a press release dated the 29th May 2021, the Chairperson of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) Alieu Momarr Njai, urges eligible Gambians to...

Impact of Covid-19 on Gambia’s Legal Aid Agency

By Yankuba Jallow The battering of the COVID-19 pandemic on the lives and livelihoods of Gambians has not gone unnoticed. The negative impact of the...

Inter-Party Committee Inaugurate its New Headquarters

By Mustapha Jallow Gambia’s Inter-Party Committee (IPC) on Thursday inaugurated its new headquarters at Bijilo along Bertil Harding Highway. Eighteen (18) registered political parties come together as one body...

Banjul North MP Exhorts Banjulians to Register, Questions Lawfulness of Mayor’s...

 By Nelson Manneh  Hon. Ousman Sillah, National Assembly Member for Banjul North Constituency, said the most important exercise for citizens in a nation is elections...

Government Recovers About D121,350 From Illegal Residents Status

By Nelson Manneh The Spokesperson of the Gambia Immigration Department Superintendent Mamanding Dibba has on Thursday 3rd June 2021 informed this medium that the Gambia government...

IEC Will Not Conduct Diaspora Voter Registration

By Nelson Manneh The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has on Friday 28th May 2021 informed the media that based on the existing laws, diaspora general registration...

2021 Election: One Million Voters Expected To Be Registered

By Nelson Manneh The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has on Saturday the 29th May 2021 commenced general registration of voters all over the Gambia and the...

Interim Report Shows Gambia Grappling With Food Deficiency

By Ndey Sowe An Interim project report 2019-2020 on “Improving Food Security and Nutrition in The Gambia through Food Fortification” has revealed that the country...

Report Outlines Obstacles Of Tobacco Control in Gambia

By Ndey Sowe The Gambia Tobacco Industry Mapping Report has indicated that tobacco industry interference remains a critical component that undermines, delays and subverts tobacco...

“Over 40 thousand Gambians Arrived in Europe by Irregular Migration” Says...

By: Kebba AF Touray Mr. Musa Camara, the Director of Diaspora at the Foreign Affairs Ministry, has said that over 40 thousand Gambians have arrived...

“Most of the Country’s Debts are Legacy Loans,” Reveals Central Bank...

By: Kebba AF Touray The governor of the Central Bank, Mr. Buah Saidy, has revealed that most of the Gambia’s debts are legacy loans. This means...

Impact of Covid-19 on Gambia’s Only Legal Aid Institution

By Yankuba Jallow The negative impact of covid-19 on the National Agency for Legal Aid (NALA) which is the Gambia's only legal aid institutions is...

President Barrow Orders the National Guard Unit of the Armed Forces...

Gambian President has on Monday ordered the National Guard Unit of the Armed Forces to be on standby for deployment, when needed, to assume...

Sponsor Kind Foundation Donates Food Items to Orphans, Others

By Junkung Bayo Sponsor Kind Foundaaation alias Doneer U Vour De Water Put, has on Thursday 20th May 2021, presented food items to orphans and...

Caritas Gambia Donates over 290 Bicycles to Students in LRR

BY Nelson Manneh The Catholic Development Office (Caritas Gambia) has on Thursday, 20th May 2021, donated over two hundred and ninety bicycles to students in the...

“National Health Insurance Bill Seeks to Fulfill Right to Health Care...

By: Kebba AF Touray The Minister of Health, Dr. Ahmad Lamin Samateh, has told lawmakers in Banjul that the National Health Insurance Bill (NHIB) 2020,...

World Red Cross Day Commemorated

By: Ndey Sowe The Gambia Red Cross Society on Saturday commemorated World Red Cross Day (WRCD), held at their head office in Kanifing. World Red Cross...

Update: 22,833 People Vaccinated Against COVID-19

By Nelson Manneh Health authorities have over the weekend indicated that twenty-two thousand, eight hundred and thirty-three (22,833) people have been vaccinated against COVID-19 as...